ROMEO luncheon Friday, October 17, 2008

The regular ROMEO quarterly luncheon will be on Friday October 17, 2008. Our speaker will be Dr. Richard J. Stoll, Professor of Political Science, Rice University. Professor Stoll has received many awards for outstanding teaching and is an accomplished scholar of international conflict. He recently participated in a ten university effort funded by the National Science Foundation to collect data on militarized intercountry disputes. See more of Dr. Stoll’s background on his web page, and excerpted below.


R. StollRichard J. Stoll

Professor

Office: 202 Baker Hall
Phone: (713) 348-3362
Fax: (713) 348-5273
Email: stoll@rice.edu

Curriculum Vitae
Web Page

 

In addition to being well known as one of Rice University’s outstanding teachers, Professor Stoll is an accomplished scholar of international conflict. He has used computer simulation techniques and statistical analysis to study topics such as arms competitions, comparative foreign policy, and political realism. Dr. Stoll recently participated in a ten university effort funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) to collect data on militarized interstate disputes. Along with Devika Subramanian of Rice’s Computer Science Department, Dr. Stoll is engaged in an effort to create events data from online news sources and to predict the outbreak of serious international conflict. This research has been supported by the National Science Foundation.

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Prior Speakers

A Partial List of Prior Speakers at ROMEO Luncheons

20-Apr-12

David Leebron
President, Rice University

20-Jan-12

Edwin L. “Ned” Thomas
William and Stephanie Sick Dean of the George R. Brown School of Engineering
Rice University

21 -Oct-11

Maria Oden, Ph. D.
Director of the Rice Oshman Engineering Design Kitchen
Rice University

15-Jul-11

Anthony Potoczniak
Executive Director, Kinder Institute for Urban Research
Rice University

15-Apr-11

Geoffrey Scott,  Shepherd School Director of Music Admissions
Student musicians Sol Jin & Hannah Dremann, violin, Rainey Weber, viola and Sarah Stone, cello
Shepherd School of Music
Rice University

21-Jan-11

Kathleen Boyd
Director, Centennial Celebration
Rice University

22-Oct-10

PROFESSOR MARK P. JONES, PhD., Chair
Department of Political Science
Rice University

16-Jul-10

RICK GEENSPAN
Director of Athletics
Rice University

16-Apr-10

ROBERTA M. DIDDEL, PH.D.
Founder/CEO of Disability 101
Instructor in Psychology, Rice University

15-Jan-10

Dr. DANIEL COHAN, Assistant Professor
Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Rice University

16-Oct-09

Hon. SCOTT HOCHBERT, Rice BA 75, MSEE 76
Texas State Representative

17-Jul-09

DAVID BAILIFF
Head Coach of Rice Football
Rice University

17-Apr-09

Dr. DAVID LEEBRON
President
Rice University

16-Jan-09

LINDA L. THRANE
Vice-President for Public Affairs
Rice University

17-Oct-08

Dr.RICHARD J. STOLL, Professor of Political Science
Department of Political Science
Rice University

18-Jul-08

Dr. REBECCA RICHARDS-KORTUM Chair
Department of Bioengineering
Rice University

18-Apr-08

Dr. ROBERT M. STEIN, Lena Gohlman Fox Professor of Political Science
Department of Political Science
Rice University

18-Jan-08

Dr. JOHN W. FREEMAN, Emeritus Professor of Physics and Astronomy
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Rice University

19-Oct-07

Dr. PETER R. HARTLEY, Professor of Economics
Department of Economics
Rice University

20-Jul-07

Ms. LINDA THRAME
Vice President for Public Affairs
Rice University

20-Apr-07

Mr. CHRISTOPHER M. DELCONTE, Director of Athletics
Rice Athletics
Rice University

19-Jan-07

Dr. JOHN B. ANDERSON, W. Maurice Ewing Professorship in Oceanography
Department of Earth Science
Rice University

20-Oct-06

Dr. GERARD R. DICKENS, Professor of Earth Science
Department of Earth Science
Rice University

21-Jul-06

TODD GRAHAM, Head Football Coach
Rice Athletics
Rice University

21-Apr-06

Dr. SALLIE KELLER-McNULTY, Dean
George R. Brown School of Engineering
Rice University

20-Jan-06

Dr. LINDA DRISKILL, Director, Cain Project in Engineering and Professional Communication
Department of English
Rice University

21-Oct-05

Dr. JENNIFER L. WEST, Isabel C. Cameron Professor of Chemical Engineering
Department of Bioengineering
Rice University

15-Jul-05

Mr. KEN HATFIELD, Head Football Coach
Rice Athletics
Rice University

15-Apr-05

Dr. DAVID LEEBRON
President
Rice University

21-Jan-05

Mr. LEE PECHT, Director, Woodson Research Center
Fondren Library
Rice University

15-Oct-04

Dr. ROBERT YEKOVICH, Dean of Music
Shepherd School of Music
Rice University

16-Jul-04

Dr. ANN WRIGHT
Vice President for Enrollment
Rice University

16-Apr-04

Mr. BOBBY MAY, Athletic Director
Rice Athletics
Rice University

16-Jan-04

Mr. MARK E. DELOS REYES DAVIS, Executive Director
Association of Rice Alumni
Rice University

17-Oct-03

Mr. ROBERT A. CUNNINGHAM, Lecturer
Department of Mechanical Engineering and Material Science
Rice University

18-Jul-03

Ambassador EDWARD P. DJEREJIAN, Director
Baker Institute for Public Policy
Rice University

11-Apr-03

Dr. WADE ADAMS, Director
R. E.  Smalley Institute for Nanoscale Science and Technology
Rice University

10-Jan-03

WAYNE L. GRAHAM, Head Baseball Coach
Rice Athletics
Rice University

11-Oct-02

Dr. ROBERT M. STEIN, Dean, School of Social Sciences
Lena Gohlman Fox Professor of Political Science
Rice University

12-Jul-02

Dr. PHILIP C. BEDIENT, Herman Brown Professor of Engineering
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Rice University